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    ENGLAND, AMERICA: BRAVO CANBERRA: London - New York: English Electric Canberra bomber makes record double Atlantic crossing. London, England To New York, America SV Pilot Hackett and Navigator Moneypenny. LV Moneypenny putting on flying socks. SCU Pilot Hackett with another man. LV Moneypenny donning flying suit. CU Wife of Moneypenny - doing up his collar. PAN DOWN From Alcock and brown statue to wives below. SCU Wives watching takeoff. GV & PAN Plane takes off. AIR V Flying over Irish coast...Lib No. 19798 164ft



    AIR V Flying over sea...Lib No. 21522



    AIR V New York skyline...Lib No. 22284



    FADE.



    SV Night shot Canberra taxing at London Airport. CU The two wives wave. SV Hackett and Moneypenny jostling through crowd. SV People waving. SV Hackett and Moneypenny with their wives coming into building. SV Cameras lined up. LV Hackett and Moneypenny seated for interview. GV Crowd milling round pair. SV Hackett and Moneypenny standing. CU PAN Hackett and Moneypenny. SCU Pair toasting each other and drinking champagne.



    AMERICA: BRAVO CANBERRA: London - New York: English Electric Canberra bomber makes record double Atlantic crossing. New York, America SV Pilot Hackett and Navigator Moneypenny. LV Moneypenny putting on flying socks. SCU Pilot Hackett with another man. LV Moneypenny donning flying suit. CU Wife of Moneypenny - doing up his collar. PAN DOWN From Alock and Brown statue to wives below. SCU Wives watching take off.



    GV & PAN Plane takes off. AIR V Flying over Irish coast...Lib No. 19798



    AIR V Flying over sea...Lib No. 21522



    AIR V New York skyline...Lib No. 22284



    FADE



    SV Night shot Canberra taxing at London Airport. CU The two wives wave. SV Hackett and Moneypenny joisting through crowd. SV People waving. SV Hackett and Moneypenny with their wives coming into building. SV Cameras lined up. LV Hackett and Moneypenny seated for interview. GV Crowd milling round pair. SV Hackett and Moneypenny standing. CU PAN Hackett and Moneypenny. SCU Pair coasting each other and drinking champagne.



    Airforce - Active; Aviation; Great Britain; United States of America




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    London - New York

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    Film ID:
    VLVACK1YW5LLVP1URD055JK7ANS61
    Media URN:
    VLVACK1YW5LLVP1URD055JK7ANS61
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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